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Morgan Pearse


As one of the truly versatile and fearless baritones of his generation, Morgan Pearse has appeared on many of the world’s finest opera and concert stages in a career already filled with countless highlights.

These have included débuts in numerous title roles, such as Le nozze di Figaro at Opernhaus Zürich, The Barber of Seville at English National Opera and Don Giovanni at the Verbier Festival. In past seasons, Morgan has sung Theodora (Valens) and Tolomeo (Araspe) at the Karlsruhe Händelfestpiele, Le nozze di Figaro (Figaro) and Die Zauberflöte (Papageno) at the Badisches Staatstheater, Don Giovanni (Masetto) and L’elisir d’amore (Belcore) for New Zealand Opera, the title role in Billy Budd for the Bolshoi Theatre, as well as Nero in Kaiser’s Octavia and Almiro in Pasquini’s Idalma for the Innsbruck Festival of Early Music.

His concert engagements have included appearances with ensembles including the Academy of Ancient Music, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, King’s College Choir Cambridge, The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, The Philharmonia Orchestra, CBSO, English Chamber Orchestra, Gabrieli Consort, Australian String Quartet, the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, RTVE Madrid, Russian National Orchestra, as well as La Scintilla and the Philharmonia Orchestra of Opernhaus Zürich.

Performances with state opera south australia